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Library Skills Support

Learning Outcomes

1. Recognise what types of information are available and identify the characteristics of the different types of information sources;

2. Distinguish between primary, secondary, and tertiary sources;

3. Understand the differences between search tools, recognising advantages and limitations;

4. Know that new information is always being created and that there is constantly more to learn;

5. Be able to select resources that meet your information needs regardless of the resources’ medium.

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